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    Updated on 3rd May 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CDM REGULATIONS 2015: GUIDES AND TEMPLATES

    Summary of our advice and tools to aid CDM 2015 compliance

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    Updated on 21st April 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015, CDM 2015: PD GUIDANCE, CDM: CLIENTS, CDM: COMPETENCE, CDM: CONTRACTORS, CDM: COORDINATORS, CDM: DESIGNERS, CDM: DIRECTORS

    HSE WARN OF NEED FOR RPE FACE FIT TEST AND CHECK

    Incorrectly fitted RPE will not protect the wearer from dangers to health

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    Updated on 16th April 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    CORONA VIRUS: LATEST SITE OPERATING PROCEDURES

    Industry Bodies publish risk management guidance Version 3

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    Updated on 15th April 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    TOWER CRANE OUT OF SERVICE SAFETY ALERT

    Important advice from Construction Plant-hire Association and HSE

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    Updated on 30th March 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE PLAN AND CONSTRUCTION PRIORITIES 2020/21

    Appointed CDM 2015 Principal Designers remain focus of HSE inspections

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    Updated on 30th March 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    COVID-19 ADVICE & GUIDANCE FOR CONSTRUCTION

    BuildUK support industry with advice, guidance and information

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    Updated on 30th March 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE TARGETING WELDING FUME CANCER RISK

    Inspections to enforce improved controls required by new risk evidence

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    Updated on 24th February 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, REGULATION

    HSE TO OVERSEE NEW BUILDING SAFETY REGIME

    Government to deliver biggest change in building safety for a generation

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    Updated on 21st January 2020 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, FIRE & EXPLOSION, PUBLIC RISK, REGULATION

    FESTIVE GREETINGS TO ALL OUR READERS

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    Updated on 20th December 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    SELECTED NEWS POSTED RECENTLY ON TWITTER

    PP Construction Safety logo and link to home page [1]Links to other construction health and safety related news reports

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    Updated on 18th November 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE LOOK TO LOCAL AUTHORITIES FOR CDM SUPPORT

    Council Inspectors focus on CDM client duties – asbestos, fragility and RCS

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    Updated on 14th November 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015, CDM 2015: PD GUIDANCE, CDM: CLIENTS, CDM: COMPETENCE, CDM: CONTRACTORS, CDM: DESIGNERS

    HSE WELDING FUME REVISED GUIDANCE PUBLISHED

    New research evidence on cancer link prompts revision on welding fume

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    Updated on 14th November 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

    STRUCTURAL SAFETY BODY LATEST NEWSLETTER

    CROSS publishes reports and expert comment on a range of issues

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    Updated on 18th October 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    HSE RISK REDUCTION THROUGH DESIGN AWARD

    Regulator seeks to promote hazard avoidance and risk minimisation

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    Updated on 18th October 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015: PD GUIDANCE, CDM: DESIGNERS

    HSE START PROJECT HEALTH RISK INTERVENTIONS

    Regulator set to check health risks assessed and controls in place

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    Updated on 30th September 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, MSD & ULD, NOISE & VIBRATION, OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH, REGULATION

    AIF NATIONAL WORKING AT HEIGHT CONFERENCE

    HSE Construction Head to speak at Access Industry Forum conference

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    Updated on 23rd September 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

    NEW HSE HAVS CALCULATOR TO HELP CONTROL RISK

    New calculator includes “cautious estimates” for common tools

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    Updated on 23rd September 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, NOISE & VIBRATION

    IMPROVING CDM DESIGNER HAZARD AWARENESS

    Research explores power of “multi-media digital tool” for design hazards

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    Updated on 27th August 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS, CDM 2015, CDM 2015: PD GUIDANCE, CDM: DESIGNERS

    DEMOLITION FEDERATION ON RECENT INCIDENTS

    NFDC ‘statement of awareness’ follows unplanned collapses

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    Updated on 27th August 2019 | Posted in ALL LATEST NEWS

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